Riyadh Medical Complex renamed in honor of King Saud

January 30, 2008

The Riyadh Medical Complex has been renamed the King Saud bin Abdulaziz Medical Complex. Riyadh Governor Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz announced the name change while opening a new medical tower at the facility yesterday. 

The new tower, the first in Riyadh, comprises administrative, academic and medical wings. The medical wing has 368 beds and a large 100-bed intensive care unit. The academic wing has a 500-seat auditorium and is equipped with a state-of-the-art medical library located adjacent to a multi-purpose conference hall where training programs will be conducted.